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Kentucky Adds Five-Star Duo

Five-star prospects Skal Labissiere and Isaiah Briscoe committed to Kentucky on Thursday as members of the 2015 recruiting class.

Labissiere is rated as the No. 11 player in the ESPN 100. He's a 6-foot-10 center regarded as a shot-blocker with lots of upside. He chose Kentucky over Baylor, Georgetown, Memphis, North Carolina, and Tennesseee.

Briscoe is rated as the No. 13 player in the ESPN 100 and the No. 1 point guard. The 6-foot-3 prospect is a powerful presence that can play either guard spot. He chose Kentucky over Connecticut and St. John's.

The five-stars join shooting guard Charles Matthews as members of Kentucky's 2015 class.

Via Jeff Borzello/ESPN.com

Bryant Crawford Commits To Wake Forest

Bryant Crawford has verbally committed to Wake Forest.

Crawford is a four-star point guard out of Gonzaga High School in Washington D.C.

Via Raphielle Johnson/College Basketball Talk

Chance Comanche Commits To Arizona

Chance Comanche has committed to Arizona.

Comanche is a 6'10 center in the class of 2015 out of Beverly Hills High School.

Comanche is a top-100 player and is considered to have tremendous upside.

Via Josh Gershon/Scout.com

Jalen Brunson Commits To Villanova

Jalen Brunson ended his recruiting on Wednesday when he committed to Villanova over Illinois.

Brunson is a left-handed, pass-first lead guard that excels at running his team and can also score as needed. He can attack the lane and deliver the ball in drive, draw-and-kick, or drop-off situations.

Brunson is ranked No. 22 by ESPN for the class of 2015.

Brunson gives coach Jay Wright not only a five-star floor general, but the best senior in the state of Illinois who was also named the 2014 Illinois Gatorade Player of the Year as a junior.

"Coach Wright is a genuine guy," Brunson said. "What he says is what he is going to do. He will push me and make me work for my time."

Via Reggie Rankin/ESPN

Antonio Blakeney Commits To Louisville

Antonio Blakeney committed to Louisville on Thursday as a member of the 2015 class.

Blakeney is rated as a five-star prospect by every major scouting service and is the No. 16 player in the ESPN 100. He chose the Cardinals over Kentucky, LSU, and Missouri.

Jeff Borzello of CBS Sports spoke of his ability: "The 6-foot-4 Oak Ridge (Fla.) product is one of the best scoring guards in the senior class, capable of getting his own shot against any defender and getting points in a variety of ways. Blakeney can go off the bounce or knock down shots from the perimeter, and his mid-range and baseline jumpers are also effective. He is also a terrific athlete and produces highlight-reel dunks in transition. Blakeney averaged 19.5 points on the Nike EYBL circuit playing for Each 1 Teach 1, shooting 44 percent from the field."

Blakeney joins Donovan Mitchell, Deng Adel, and Raymond Spalding in Louisville's 2015 recruiting class.

Via Jeff Borzello/CBSSports.com

Oregon State Adds Three 2015 Commitments

Oregon State added three basketball commitments on Tuesday in Tres Tinkle, Stephen Thompson Jr. and Derrick Bruce.

Tinkle, a 6-foot-7 small forward, is ranked as the No. 45 prospect in the ESPN 100 and the top player in the state of Montana. He's the son of recently hired head coach, Wayne Tinkle.

Thompson Jr. is a 6-foot-4 shooting guard from Southern California. He is rated as the No. 55 prospect in the ESPN 100 and the fourth best player in California. His dad is also on staff as an assistant coach.

Bruce is the lone Tuesday commit without a dad on the coaching staff. He's a three-star point guard from Elev8 Basketball Academy in Florida.

The recent commits join three-star big man Drew Eubanks in the 2015 class, who committed to Oregon State last week. He is rated as the top prospect in Oregon by ESPN.

Oregon State has not reached the NCAA Tournament since 1990, but the 2015 recruiting class could help rebuild the program.

Via Andrew Nemec/The Oregonian

2015 Recruit Abdul Razak Shanun Passes Away In Kayaking Accident

Abdul Razak Shanun, a recruit for 2015 who received interest from San Diego State and UMass, has passed away in a kayaking accident in San Diego.

Shanun was supposed to attend Balboa City School in San Diego this school year.

Shanun moved from Ghana to the United States in 2012.

Shanun drowned after his kayak capsized.

Via Raphielle Johnson/College Basketball Talk

Chase Jeter Commits To Duke

Chase Jeter has committed to Duke for the class of 2015, he announced on ESPNU.

The 6-foot-10 big man is rated as a five-star recruit by every major scouting service. Jeter is ranked No. 13 in the ESPN 100 and will bring his length and shot-blocking ability to Durham. He announced his decision after scoring 14 points and grabbing 15 rebounds in the Adidas Nations 3rd Place Game.

Jeter chose the Blue Devils over a narrowed list of Arizona, Oregon, UCLA, and UNLV. He joins five-star shooting guard Luke Kennard in Duke's 2015 recruiting class.

Chase Harler Becomes West Virginia's First Commitment For 2016

Chase Harler has become the first commitment to West Virginia in the Class of 2016.

Harler averaged 22 points, seven rebounds and four assists per game last season at Wheeling Central High School.

Via Raphielle Johnson/College Basketball Talk

Allonzo Trier Commits To Arizona

Allonzo Trier has committed to Arizona for the class of 2015.

Trier is ranked No. 19 in the ESPN 100 and is one of the best scorers in the class.

"My relationship with Coach [Sean] Miller and the way they recruited me was the difference," Trier told ESPN.com while on a weekend visit to Tucson. "It's a family program, a players program. I just fell in love with everything."

Trier grew up in Seattle but moved to Oklahoma City in the eighth grade. He attended Montrose Christian (Maryland) last season and is set to transfer to Findlay Prep (Las Vegas) this year.

Trier chose Arizona over Washington, UCLA, Kansas and Louisville.

Via Jeff Goodman/ESPN

Jalen Adams Commits to Connecticut

Jalen Adams has committed to Connecticut

Moustapha Diagne Commits To Syracuse

Moustapha Diagne has committed to Syracuse as a member of the 2015 class

Shelton Mitchell Commits To Vanderbilt

Shelton Mitchell has committed to Vanderbilt as a member of the 2014 incoming class

Ahmaad Rorie Commits To Oregon

Ahmaad Rorie has committed to Oregon as a member of the 2014 incoming class

Tariq Owens Commits To Tennessee

Tariq Owens has committed to Tennessee as a member of the 2014 incoming class

Elijah Stewart Commits To USC

Elijah Stewart has committed to USC as a member of the 2014 incoming class

Justin Simon Commits To Arizona

Justin Simon has committed to Arizona as a member of the 2015 incoming class.

Matt McQuaid Commits To SMU

Matt McQuaid is considered one of the best shooters in the country.

USA's 2014 Nike Hoop Summit Measurements

Myles Turner has grown a full inch since October.

Okafor, Jackson Named McDonald's Game MVPs

Jahlil Okafor had 17 points and seven rebounds, while Justin Jackson had 23 points and five rebounds.

Oak Hill Received Six-Figure Royalty Check From Nike For Carmelo Jersey

Nike released an Oak Hill jersey with Carmelo Anthony's name and No. 22 on the back soon after he entered the NBA.

Towns, Lyles, Mundiay Headline World Roster For Nike Hoop Summit

Trey Lyles, Karl Towns and Emmanuel Mudiay headline the World Select Team.

Anas Osama Mahmoud Commits To Louisville

Anas Osama Mahmoud is a 7'2 center from Egypt who is averaging 17 points and 12 rebounds for West Oaks Academy in Orlando.

Myles Turner To Take Official Visits To Ohio State, Ok. St. Kansas, Duke, Texas

Myles Turner is an athletic, 6-11 center out of Texas.

Charles Matthews Commits To Kentucky

Charles Matthews, a shooting guard out of Illinois, is a top-15 player in the class.

Myles Turner Puts SMU Back On List As 'Dark Horse'

Myles Turner and Emmanuel Mudiay have discussed playing together at SMU.

Okafor, Turner Headline McDonald's All-American Game Rosters

Jahlil Okafor, Tyus Jones, Myles Turner and Cliff Alexander headline the rosters.

Ivan Rabb Climbs To No. 1 On ESPN's List Of 2015 Recruits

Ivan Rabb is a 6'9 power forward out of Bishop O'Dowd in Oakland.

Dante Exum Meets With Several Agents, Expected To Declare For 2014 Draft

Dante Exum is widely expected to be one of the top half dozen picks with a chance to go higher based on the workouts.

Tyler Dorsey Commits To Arizona

Sean Miller continues his California success with Tyler Dorsey, a versatile 6'4 guard out of St. John Bosco in California.
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